Adelaido M. Negrete, 80,passed away on August 25, 2011 in Salinas. He was born on December 16, 1930 to Juan and Emilia Negrete in Omaha, Nebraska.
“Negrete”, as many called him was a long time resident of Salinas, CA. He retired in 1992 and enjoyed taking day trips to Monterey Bay and spent much of his leisure time there whenever possible. Though a man of few words he still managed to inspire many who witnessed his setbacks and courageous battles attributed by diabetes. He will be greatly missed by his family and those who were fortunate to call him their friend.
He is survived by two sisters, Josephina Bonilla and Francisca Ventura and an abundance of nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his sister Jennie Fierro.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass on Friday, September 9, 2011 11am at Madonna Del Sasso Church 320 E. Laurel Drive, Salinas, CA 93906. Cremation has taken place.
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